Basildon Factsheet

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Area

  • Area 110km2
  • Local Authorities Basildon

Business and innovation

  • Business Churn Rate (%) 2016 4.76 (13/62)
  • Business Closures (per 10,000 population) 2016 49.07 (17/63)
  • Business Start-ups (per 10,000 population) 2016 68.16 (9/62)
  • Business stock (per 10,000 population) 2016 400.76 (7/62)
  • GVA per worker 2016 47,839.08 (33/62)
  • Patent Applications (per 100,000 of population) 2015 16.55 (27/63)

Demographics

  • People Born Outside the UK (%) 2011 7.2 (49/63)
  • Population Aged 0-17 (%) 2016 22.94 (13/63)
  • Population Aged 18-29 (%) 2016 14.39 (52/63)
  • Population Aged 30-44 (%) 2016 19.88 (25/63)
  • Population Aged 45-64 (%) 2016 25.61 (21/63)
  • Population Aged 65+ (%) 2016 17.18 (25/63)

Exports

  • Exports per job (£) 2014 10,950 (39/62)
  • Goods exports per job (£) 2014 6,230 (34/62)
  • Services exports per job (£) 2014 4,720 (31/62)

Housing

  • Households in Social Rentership (%) 2011 21.96 (16/63)
  • Households Renting Privately or Living Rent-Free (%) 2011 11.1 (63/63)
  • Households that Own or Part-Own Their Home (%) 2011 66.93 (15/63)
  • Housing Affordability Ratio 2017 10.4 (14/62)
  • Housing stock 2016 76,940 (51/63)
  • Mean house price (£) 2017 314,488.3 (10/62)

Industrial Structure

  • Manufacturing (%) 2016 8.61 (25/62)
  • Other Private Services (%) 2016 44.78 (28/62)
  • Other Sectors (%) 2016 7.03 (9/62)
  • Private Knowledge Intensive Business Services (%) 2016 16.05 (10/62)
  • Public Services (%) 2016 23.53 (52/62)

Jobs and Employment

  • Claimant Count (%) August 2018 2.48 (26/63)
  • Employment Rate (%) 2017 70.96 (42/63)
  • Private Sector Jobs 2016 66,500 (49/62)
  • Publicly funded jobs 2016 20,500 (58/62)
  • Ratio of Private to Public Sector Employment 2016 3.24 (11/62)
  • Youth Claimant Count (%) August 2018 3.34 (17/63)

Size

  • GVA 2016 4.16 (52/62)
  • Population 2016 183,400 (51/63)
  • Total Jobs 2016 87,000 (53/62)

Skills, Wages and Inequality

  • Average Weekly Workplace Earnings (£) 2017 501.2 (31/63)
  • Gini coefficient 2016 0.42 (7/58)
  • Pupils Achieving 5A*-C GCSEs inc. Maths & Eng. (%) 2016 52.1 (45/59)
  • Working Age Population with a Qualification at NVQ4 or Above (%) 2016 33.5 (35/63)
  • Working Age Population with No Formal Qualifications (%) 2016 11.4 (12/63)

Travel and Environment

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita (tons) 2015 4.45 (41/63)
  • Commuting by Bicycle (%) 2011 1.7 (44/63)
  • Commuting by Bus, Train or Metro (%) 2011 20.16 (7/63)
  • Commuting by Other Methods (%) 2011 0.4 (44/63)
  • Commuting by Private Vehicle (%) 2011 61.64 (43/63)
  • Commuting on Foot (%) 2011 8.29 (56/63)
  • People who Work from Home (%) 2011 7.81 (35/59)
  • Ultrafast Broadband (%) 2017 62.82 (50/63)

Welfare

  • Total welfare spend (£ million) 2014 582.24 (49/62)
  • Welfare Spend Per Capita (£) 2014 3,225.73 (36/62)